A simple approach to successful personal investing with the goal of generating a growing income from a portfolio including cash savings, shares, corporate bonds and government-backed investments, using online savings and brokerage accounts and shielding your investments from tax wherever possible.
Making money since 2011
If you are a DIY Income Investor - or any kind of DIY investor for that matter - you need to keep track of your portfolio. You could pay for expensive software...or you could build your own EXCEL spreadsheet.
You need to update it, of course - and this is where you need to learn how to 'scrape' share prices (and other data) from websites. Free of charge. However, this does have its problems.